William Burhans1

b. circa 1891
     William Burhans was born circa 1891 at NY.2 He married Ethel Vivian Holcombe, daughter of Homer C. Holcombe and Cora Nina Rose.1 William Burhans married Mildred Cammer Holcombe, daughter of Homer C. Holcombe and Cora Nina Rose.

Children of William Burhans and Ethel Vivian Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-3-7.
  2. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.

Floyd Richard Burhans1

b. 16 September 1918, d. 13 May 2005
     Floyd Richard Burhans was born on 16 September 1918 at Catskill, Greene Co., NY. He was the son of William Burhans and Ethel Vivian Holcombe.1 Floyd Richard Burhans died on 13 May 2005 at Norwich, Chenango Co., NY, at age 86.

from the Daily Star Online:

NORWICH — Floyd R. "Dick" Burhans, 86, of Golden Age Apartments, Norwich, passed away Friday morning, May 13, 2005, at Chenango Memorial Hospital. The son of William and Ethel (Holcomb) Burhans, Dick was born in Catskill on Sept. 16, 1918. His mother passed away when he was a young boy. Dick was raised by his father and stepmother, Mildred Holcomb Burhans, who was his mother’s sister. Dick grew up in the Windham area, where he attended the local schools. He married Elinor M. Davidson on April 25, 1953, in Oneonta.Dick was a 25-year employee of NYSEG, having started his career as a meter reader. He worked in Stamford, Walton, Oneonta, and Norwich, and while in Norwich he was chief of the garage. He retired at the age of 62. Considered a wonderful husband, father, grandpa, and great- grandpa, Dick always enjoyed his family. He was a hard worker but enjoyed kidding around with family and friends. He was also a diehard Yankee fan. Dick is survived by his daughter, Diane Lamb, of Norwich; his son, William Burhans and wife Jackie of Memphis, Tenn; his grandchildren, Brian and Stacey Burhans of Memphis and Jeffrey Lamb of Norwich; and one great-grandchild, Cade. Also surviving are his sisters, Elizabeth Herdman of Kingston and Margaret Daum of Clinton, Conn., along with several nieces and nephews. Dick was predeceased by his wife of 50 years, Elinor Burhans; and by his three brothers, Robert, Charles Stanley, and William Burhans. Funeral services for Dick will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, at the R. J. Fahy Funeral Home. The Rev. Rebekah Sweet, pastor of the Broad Street United Methodist Church, will officiate.Interment will follow in the Glenwood Cemetery of Oneonta.Friends may call from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the R. J. Fahy Funeral Home. Please consider memorial contributions to the Broad Street United Methodist Church, 74 North Broad St., Norwich, NY 13815. Cheryl Ann GopelSIDNEY CENTER — A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, at Sacred Heath Church, Liberty Street, Sidney, for Cheryl Ann Gopel of Sidney Center, who passed away Feb. 25, 2005, in Binghamton.Burial will be in Highland Cemetery in Sidney Center.Arrangements are by C. H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-3-7.

Elizabeth Burhans1

b. circa 1924
     Elizabeth Burhans was born circa 1924.2 She was the daughter of William Burhans and Ethel Vivian Holcombe.1 Elizabeth Burhans married (?) Herdman.

Citations

  1. [S25] Hannah McPherson, Holcombe Genealogy, Page 61.2, Item A-4-5-2-3-5-7-10-3-7.
  2. [S388] 1930 Federal Census.

Isabell Holcombe

b. 1879, d. November 1925
     Isabell Holcombe was born in 1879.1 She was the daughter of Norman Van Buren Holcombe and Mahala Phelps. Isabell Holcombe married Ernest A. Sutton circa 1898.2 Isabell Holcombe died in November 1925 at Poughkeepsie, NY.2

Isabell spent the last 16 years of her life in the State Hospital at Poughkeepsie, where she died of tuberculosis. Ernest was living in Campbell Hall, Orange Co., NY at the time of Isabell's death.2

Citations

  1. [S362] 1880 Federal Census,.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

Gerald Clark Holcombe

b. 24 March 1928, d. 14 February 2010
     Gerald Clark Holcombe was born on 24 March 1928. He was the son of Shirley Leslie Holcombe and Dorothy Elizabeth Clark. Gerald Clark Holcombe died on 14 February 2010 at Ballston Spa, Saratoga Co., NY, at age 81.1

Citations

  1. [S182] Social Security Death Index (on-line), Ancestry.com, SSDI, Ancestry.com, SSAN 095-20-4432.

Mary E. Brockett

b. 24 March 1930
     Mary E. Brockett was born on 24 March 1930 at NY.1 She married Leslie Shirley Holcombe, son of Shirley Leslie Holcombe and Dorothy Elizabeth Clark, on 6 February 1948.2

Citations

  1. [S732] Renee Van Valkenburgh, "Shirley Leslie Holcomb," e-mail to James H. Holcombe, 19 May 2011.
  2. [S382] L. S. Holcombe, "Holcombe, Norman V. B."

William S. Curry1

b. 31 August 1823, d. 13 August 1893
     William S. Curry was born on 31 August 1823 at WV.2 He married Cornelia Holcombe, daughter of Alonzo Holcombe and Lucy Morgan.1 William S. Curry died on 13 August 1893 at age 69.2 He was buried on 14 August 1893 at Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS.2

Children of William S. Curry and Cornelia Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address, 2nd Ward, Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS.
  2. [S387] Topeka Cemetery (published).

Edwin Curry1

b. circa 1866
     Edwin Curry was born circa 1866.1 He was the son of William S. Curry and Cornelia Holcombe.1

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address, 2nd Ward, Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS.

William Curry1

b. circa 1868
     William Curry was born circa 1868.1 He was the son of William S. Curry and Cornelia Holcombe.1

Citations

  1. [S68] 1870 Federal Census, unknown repository address, 2nd Ward, Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS.

Edwin Alonzo Popenoe

b. 1 July 1853, d. 17 November 1913
     Edwin Alonzo Popenoe was born on 1 July 1853 at Centerville, Montgomery Co., OH.1 He married Carrie Gillette Holcombe, daughter of Myron Holcombe and Dorcas Caroline Winchell. Edwin Alonzo Popenoe died on 17 November 1913 at 5 miles south of Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS, at age 60.1 He was buried on 20 November 1913 at Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS.1

Citations

  1. [S387] Topeka Cemetery (published).

Elias G. Miner1

b. 12 September 1848, d. 27 January 1906
     Elias G. Miner was born on 12 September 1848 at CT.2 He married Mina Eloise Holcombe, daughter of Myron Holcombe and Dorcas Caroline Winchell.1 Elias G. Miner died on 27 January 1906 at Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS, at age 57.2 He was buried on 30 January 1906 at Topeka Cemetery, Topeka, Shawnee Co., KS.2

Child of Elias G. Miner and Mina Eloise Holcombe

Citations

  1. [S381] Pamela Holcomb Osborn, "Holcombe, Omar Alonzo."
  2. [S387] Topeka Cemetery (published).

Edward N. Swan1

b. 10 September 1848
     Edward N. Swan was born on 10 September 1848 at Oakfield, Fond Du Lac Co., WI.1 He was the son of H. Almon Swan and Esther Deborah Alderman.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 461.

Alden D. Swan1

b. 6 September 1854
     Alden D. Swan was born on 6 September 1854 at Oakfield, Fond Du Lac Co., WI.1 He was the son of H. Almon Swan and Esther Deborah Alderman.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 461.

George A. Swan1

b. 6 June 1859
     George A. Swan was born on 6 June 1859 at Oakfield, Fond Du Lac Co., WI.1 He was the son of H. Almon Swan and Esther Deborah Alderman.1 George A. Swan died; young.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 461.

Eugene C. Swan1

b. 3 September 1861
     Eugene C. Swan was born on 3 September 1861 at Oakfield, Fond Du Lac Co., WI.1 He was the son of H. Almon Swan and Esther Deborah Alderman.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 461.

Harlow B. Swan1

b. 10 September 1865
     Harlow B. Swan was born on 10 September 1865 at Oakfield, Fond Du Lac Co., WI.1 He was the son of H. Almon Swan and Esther Deborah Alderman.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 461.

Rev. Merit Pliney Alderman1

b. circa 1812
     Rev. Merit Pliney Alderman was born circa 1812.2 He was the son of Pliney Alderman and Theodotia Miller.1

Merit and Lucy A. were enumerated in the 1860 North Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA federal census, page 731. He was a Methodist Episcopal Clergyman, age 47, she was 40. There were no children in the household.

He died with no issue.1

Citations

  1. [S359] William Alderman Parker, Alderman, Page 461.
  2. [S38] 1860 Federal Census, unknown repository address, North Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA, page 731.